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Justin Bieber Enrages Prince Fans With Instagram Comment

Prince, full name Prince Rogers Nelson, was found dead at his home in Minnesota on Thursday (21Apr16). At the time of WENN going to press his cause of death had yet to be...

"Heartbroken" Noel Gallagher Pays Tribute To Prince At Glasgow Gig

Noel Gallagher took the opportunity to pay tribute to the late pop icon Prince on the opening night of his latest UK tour last night in Glasgow, as the venue’s operators bathed the outside of...

Aretha Franklin: 'Zika Virus May Have Been The Cause Of Prince's Death'

The 57-year-old Purple Rain musician died at his Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota on Thursday (21Apr16), a week after he was hospitalised with flu-like symptoms in Illinois.And among all the tributes from the superstar's...

Tom Hanks: 'Prince's Death Is A Dark Day'

The announcement of the musician's death at the age of 57 on Thursday (21Apr16) sparked tributes from fans and stars across the world. Speaking to U.S. late night...

Everyone From Madonna To President Obama Express Their Sadness Over Prince's Death

Celebrity tributes are rolling in in their vast numbers on Twitter following the announcement of the shocking sudden death of pop legend Prince yesterday (April 21st 2016). The 'Purple Rain' superstar passed away at just...

Lily Allen Faces Backlash Over Her Criticism Of Rita Ora's Prince Tribute

Prince’s death has triggered an outpouring of emotion from all around the world but Lily Allen has found herself in trouble from both Prince and Rita Ora fans after she appeared to criticise the former...

Aretha Franklin Describes The Loss Of Prince As A "Blow"

Soul star Aretha Franklin has described the untimely death of Prince as "such a blow". The RESPECT singer paid tribute to the Purple Rain hitmaker who passed away at his home on Thursday, April 21...

Lily Allen Blasted For Response To Rita Ora's Prince Tribute

The singer was found dead at his home in Minnesota on Thursday (21Apr16), aged just 57. Following his tragic passing, celebrities flocked to social media to post tributes, among them Rita. Rita worked with the...

Prince Treated For Drug Overdose Days Before Death - Report

TMZ.com, who broke the news of Prince's tragic passing on Thursday morning (21Apr16), allege that the emergency landing the singer's private jet made in Moline, Illinois last Friday (15Apr16) was in fact because he needed...

Mariah Carey Dedicates Song To Prince At Paris Gig

The Purple Rain icon, 57, was found dead at his Paisley Park home in Minnesota on Thursday, and news of his death shocked fans and friends alike, many of whom took to social...

Spike Lee And Questlove Hosting Prince Tribute Events

The music icon, 57, was found dead at his Minnesota home on Thursday (21Apr16), and tributes from fans and friends came flooding in honouring him, and now filmmaker Spike and The Roots drummer...

Prince's Twitter Avatar Altered To Reflect Purple Rain Star's Peaceful Passing

Hours after news of the Purple Rain hitmaker's passing was confirmed on Thursday (21Apr16), the illustration of the singer/songwriter was changed on his official Twitter page. The image's tri-shades were removed to...

Sheena Easton: 'It's Impossible To Imagine Prince Not Here'

The Purple Rain star, 57, was found unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park home in Minnesota on Thursday morning (21Apr16). Although paramedics attempted to revive him with CPR, he was pronounced...

Rita Ora And Justin Timberlake Post Heartfelt Tributes To Prince

The music legend died at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota on Thursday (21Apr16), and tributes have been pouring in from celebrity friends and fans across the world. Ora, who was invited...

Will Smith Spoke To Prince On Eve Of His Shock Death

The news of the legendary artist's death emerged on Thursday (21Apr16), and sheriff's officials in Minnesota have since revealed the 1999 singer was found unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park compound....

Prince's Ex-wife: 'He Was My Everything'

The dancer who was the inspiration behind Prince's hit The Most Beautiful Girl in the World, is in mourning after the passing of the man she has called "my everything". Mayte was...

Tributes Pour In For Prince

The Purple Rain icon passed away at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57, and musicians from all genres have taken to social media to express their sadness at...

La Toya Jackson Remembers 'Wonderful' Family Friend Prince

The legendary Purple Rain musician died at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota on Thursday (21Apr16), aged 57, a week after he was hospitalised for the flu. Further details about the cause...

Pop Legend Prince Dies Suddenly At His Home In Minnesota, Aged 57

American pop legend Prince has died suddenly at the age of just 57, the star’s publicist confirmed. The singer was reportedly found unresponsive at his home in Minnesota on Thursday morning (April 21st), and was...

Prince Dead At 57

Medics responded to an emergency call from his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota on Thursday morning (21Apr16), amid reports of a death at the property. Now multiple reports have confirmed Prince has...

Tupac Love Letter Up For Sale

The 1988 letter was addressed to a girl in his drama class. He wrote: "As u will soon find out, I do not spare words, I say what I feel. So if...

Rapper Desiigner Vomits Mid-show

The rap newcomer was jumping around the stage as he belted out his hit Panda at the Emporium venue in Patchogue on Saturday (16Apr16), when he had to take a step back from...

Prince Now Resting At Home After Falling Ill On Private Jet

Singer Prince is said to be now resting at home following his hospitalisation on early Friday morning (April 15th). The 57-year-old singer was rushed to hospital in Illinois after his private plane was forced to...

Prince Taken To The Hospital After Emergency Landing - Report

Sources tell TMZ the Purple Rain singer was taken to a hospital early on Friday (15Apr16) after his private jet was forced down at Quad City International Airport in Moline as he was...

Prince Announces New Publishing Deal For His Memoirs

So much mystery and controversy still surrounds the music and persona of Prince, and now fans will finally be treated with a tell-all book next year; a set of memoirs entitled 'The Beautiful Ones'. It...

Prince Writing Memoir

The Purple Rain hitmaker has signed a deal with publishers at Spiegel & Grau for what they describe as "an unconventional and poetic journey through his life and creative work". Prince will...

Prince Set To Write Memoir Titled 'The Beautiful Ones'

Prince has announced he is writing a memoir, due for release in fall 2017. Tentatively titled The Beautiful Ones, the book will be published by Spiegel & Grau, an imprint of Random House. Prince officially...

Unreleased Prince Tracks Up For Sale

The songs, recorded in the 1970s, feature alongside three early versions of tunes he would later release, including So Blue, Gotta Broken Heart Again, and Sometimes It Snows in April. According to...

Demo Tapes, Handcuffs And Wedding China Belonging To Prince Go Up For Auction

A wide variety of personal Prince items have gone up for sale at Nate D. Sanders Auctions in Los Angeles, including a vintage guitar, demo cassettes, wedding china and even a pair of handcuffs. The...

Prince Protege Vanity Leaves Estate To Church Members

Vanity, real name Denise Katrina Matthews, was the lead singer of 1980s girl group Vanity 6 and a former flame of Prince. She passed away on Monday (15Feb16), aged 57, after battling kidney...

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